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Shelswell, Winnifred

Age: 88
Visitation: November 30 from 2-5 & 7-9pm and December 1 after 10:30am

 SHELSWELL, (Winn) Winnifred Mary (nee Young) – In loving memory of “Winn“ Winnifred Mary (nee Young), 88 years, who passed away Friday, November 27th, 2009 at the Maison Vale INCO Hospice, Sudbury. Born in Ottawa, Winnifred settled in the Sudbury area in 1930. She married Vernon Shelswell in 1940 in Kirkland Lake. She had worked at the Sudbury Memorial Hospital for 10 years and then Tamblyn Drug Store for 5 years retiring in 1975. She had been a member of the Garnet Rebekah Lodge. She enjoyed knitting, sewing, bowling and curling in younger days. A woman of faith, Winn lived the lessons taught by Jesus to love her God and to love her neighbour. She will be sadly missed but never forgotten. Beloved wife of Vernon A. Shelswell predeceased 1992. Loving mother of Craig (Donna) and Brenda (Garry Scarr). Cherished grandmother of Andrew (Michelle), Neil (Claire), Kristopher, Dawne, Sean and great grandchildren Hailey, Andrea and Jackson. Dear daughter of Charles and Winnifred (Scarrie) Young predeceased. Dear stepsister of Catherine Downey. Special sister-in-law of Irene Muncaster, Melvina Smith, Sherwood, Oakley, Selwyn, Charles, Elmore, David, Johana and Godfrey Shelswell all predeceased. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral Service in the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME, 252 Regent St. at Hazel St. Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. Cremation with interment in the family plot at Parklawn Cemetery. Donations to the Northeastern Ontario Regional Cancer Center or Finlandia Koti would be appreciated. (Friends may call 2 – 5 and 7 – 9 p.m. Monday and after 10:30 a.m. Tuesday). To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on- line at www.lougheed.org